VESSEL NO.: Burial 8, Vessel 53; 2003.08.1760
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
VESSEL FORM: Jar with a short rim
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: black
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on rim, body, and base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 5.1 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 23.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 16.9
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 16.2
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 8.0; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 3.5
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim has five closely-spaced horizontal rows of tool punctations. The vessel body has four appliqued fillet triangular panels and cross-hatched appliqued fillets. The triangular panels are filled with appliqued nested diamonds.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Harleton Appliqued
Harleton Appliqued jar, Enis Smith cemetery, Burial 8, Vessel 53.
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American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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